Press Releases

  • CME Group Announces the Launch of Cocoa Futures on CME Europe

    January 27 2015 4:30 AM ET

    LONDON, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced the launch of a physically delivered and a financially settled cocoa futures contract. The launch of a cocoa futures contract for physical delivery will represent CME Group's first entry into deliverable soft commodities. These contracts will be listed on CME Group's European exchange, CME Europe, for first trade date on 30 March, 2015.

  • Interoperable Electronic Health Records Can Revolutionize Healthcare Delivery in Europe

    January 27 2015 4:27 AM ET

    LONDON, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The growing use of clinical and non-clinical information systems, including patient administration systems, scheduling and billing, is fuelling the demand for electronic health record (EHR) technology in Europe. EHR and ePrescribing are now priority areas in digital health across Europe, accounting for 30 percent of total healthcare IT spending in the region.

  • SIGN CHINA 2015 Receives Great Support from Exhibitors for Move to Shanghai

    January 27 2015 4:26 AM ET

    GUANGZHOU, China, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SIGN CHINA 2015, which is taking place on 16-19 September 2015 at the Shanghai new international Expo Centre (SNIEC), announced that more than 880 companies have already confirmed participation and will be taking up more than 60 percent of the total exhibition space with still eight months to go, which is a very positive endorsement from exhibitors for the move of the event to Shanghai.

  • ZIM to Launch a New Monitoring and Tracking Service for Sensitive Cargo

    January 27 2015 4:09 AM ET

    FRANKFURT, Germany, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    ZIM integrated shipping services today announced the launching of a new monitoring, tracking and security services package, specifically designed for valuable and sensitive cargo stowed in reefer containers. The service allows customers to closely monitor their cargo's status, change settings remotely and intervene to prevent damages

  • Recruit Holdings Launches Technology Fund Aimed at Human Resources Industry

    January 27 2015 4:00 AM ET

    TOKYO, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Recruit Holdings announced today the launch of the HR Technology Fund, a strategic corporate venture fund that will invest in innovative human resource (HR) companies. The fund has an initial capitalization of approximately $20 million (23.6 million yen) and will invest in companies from seed rounds to pre-IPO.  

  • The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for France Unchanged

    January 27 2015 4:00 AM ET

    BRUSSELS, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

  • Turnitin Spring Webcasts Focus on Strategies for Educators to Improve Student Outcomes

    January 27 2015 4:00 AM ET

    OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, announced its spring schedule of webcasts that will focus on best practices that help educators provide more effective feedback to students and improve student outcomes. The popular series attracts up to 25,000 registrants each season for the live 30-minute sessions, and up to 20,000 viewers of the recorded sessions.

  • Davinci Virtual Office Solutions Announces Addition of Preferred Partner Location # 1,000!

    January 27 2015 4:00 AM ET

    SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Davinci Virtual, the leading provider of global virtual office solutions, announced today that its network now offers 1,000 virtual office locations. Davinci's clients can choose virtual office addresses at domestic locations in 47 states. Additionally, the international virtual office additions expand the company's global footprint to 32 countries.

  • European Patient Handling Equipment Market Worth $5,150.2 Million by 2019

    January 27 2015 4:00 AM ET

    DALLAS, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    According to the new research report "European Patient Handling Equipment Market by Product (Wheelchair, Scooters, Bathroom Safety Supply, Mechanical, Ambulatory), by Type of Care (Bariatric, Critical, Wound, Fall), by Accessories (Lifting, Transfer), by End User (Hospital, Elderly) - Forecast to 2019" published by MarketsandMarkets, the European Patient Handling Equipment Market is poised to reach $5,150.2 million by 2019 from $3,002.4 million in 2014, at a CAGR of 11.4 % from 2014 to 2019.

  • Oxitec's Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes in Panama Pilot Achieve Over 90% Control of the Mosquito Responsible for Outbreaks of Dengue Fever and Chikungunya

    January 27 2015 3:30 AM ET

    OXFORD, England, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    Oxitec and the Gorgas Institute in Panama today announce the result of the outdoor pilot of Oxitec OX513A, an engineered strain of the Aedes aegypti mosquito. The outcome was a reduction of over 90% in the local population of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which transmits the dengue and chikungunya viruses.

  • Your Files Safely Protected Forever With the New Memopal Online Backup

    January 27 2015 3:30 AM ET

    ROME, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    Memopal ( presents its all-new Online Backup service, the result of over five years' experience in the cloud sector. Over 1 million users worldwide use Memopal. TELCO, a leading hard drive and antivirus software manufacturer, have already chosen Memopal as a partner for integrating their online backup and sales offer.

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  • Vormetric Reports 28% Year-Over-Year Growth for 2014

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Vormetric, a leader in enterprise data security for physical, big data, public, private and hybrid cloud environments, today announced 28% year-over-year growth in revenues for 2014, with accelerated growth in the second half of 2014 at 32% year-over-year growth. Second half growth exceeded by four times the 2014 Security Software Market growth forecast by Gartner for 2014.

  • Nurses Call for End to Leprosy Discrimination

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    TOKYO, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nippon Foundation and the International Council of Nurses jointly released Global Appeal 2015 in Tokyo on Jan. 27, calling for an end to the discrimination that people affected by leprosy continue to face in many parts of the world. It is the first time that the annual Global Appeal, now in its tenth year, has been launched from Japan. 

  • Bonneville International Expands Relationship with Marketron to include Mobile Marketing Solution

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    HAILEY, Idaho, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Marketron, the leading provider of business software solutions for the media industry, announced today that Bonneville International, headquartered in Salt Lake City, has just joined the growing list of Marketron Digital's mobile clients by contracting use of Marketron's SMS solution.

  • The Future of Social Media for Business, a Live Online Event: 5th Feb 2015

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    LONDON, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    Join industry experts - including a Forbes Top 20 Social Media Power Influencer - in this exclusive online event 

  • Italtel and Cisco Work Together on Internet of Things

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    MILAN, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    Italtel awarded with the "Cisco Partner of the Year Award for EMEAR for Internet of Things Solutions 2014" thanks to the commitment it is spending on the IoT sector. 

    Italtel, leading innovative TLC products manufacturer and Cisco, worldwide leader in IT technologies, are working together on emerging Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm, creating valuable use cases for their customers. The announcement is made at Cisco Live!, the event dedicated to Cisco customers and partners held in Milan (January 26-30, 2015).

  • Jewellery & Gem Fair - Europe Adopts Product Sectorisation Concept

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    HONG KONG, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    Highlight of the Fair: Fine Jewellery Section offers a wide variety of products

    UBM's successful product sectorisation concept will be implemented at the Jewellery & Gem Fair-Europe (JGF Europe) to be held in Messe Freiburg, Germany from 22 to 25 March 2015. Under the concept, the fair will be divided into three sections - loose materials, fine jewellery and packaging, tools & equipment - to make it easier for buyers to locate exhibitors and the products they need.

  • Anite Announces Major Enhancements to Propsim F32, its Industry-Leading LTE-Advanced MIMO Channel Emulator

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    FLEET, England, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    Enhancements accelerate development of LTE-Advanced products for 5CC carrier aggregation and 3D MIMO operating in any band up to 6 GHz 

    Anite, a global leader in wireless equipment testing technology, announced today that it has introduced several major enhancements to its Propsim F32 LTE-Advanced MIMO radio Channel Emulator. The enhancements enable users to test new 3GPP features (Release 13 and beyond) in multi-mode base stations and mobile devices.

  • ASAlaser: New Challenges for 2015

    January 27 2015 3:00 AM ET

    VICENZA, Italy, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

    For the new year, the company aims at strengthening the worldwide diffusion of MLS® Laser Therapy for the treatment of temporo-mandibular disorders and craniofacial pain, at introducing Hilterapia® in the U.S. and at consolidating the presence of the Veterinary line in the European and international markets. Among the other tools for its internationalization strategy, training will have a leading role.

  • Manufacturing Sector Growth in APAC to Increase Demand for Safety Sensors and Switches With Estimated Revenue to Cross $3 Billion Mark By 2020

    January 27 2015 2:30 AM ET

    NEW YORK and HYDERABAD, India, January 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --